Master of Science in Athletic Training
Salisbury University offers a professional program leading to a Master of Science in Athletic Training (M.S.A.T), which prepares students for a career as an athletic trainer. Athletic training is a health care profession that involves the prevention, diagnosis and management of active individuals who sustain traumatic or lingering injuries, or develop acute illness or other medical conditions that impair a person’s normal function.
Why Choose the M.S.A.T. at SU?
At SU, you will find a top-notch program that provides you with an opportunity to apply your skills to patients of varying ages and abilities. Our mission and goals support a program that is special because it:
- Is the first professional graduate athletic training program in Maryland.
- Is a nationally recognized program, accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Upon graduation from the program, students are eligible for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination.
- Has faculty with solid content area expertise. You will learn from professionals who are active in their field.
- Offers a diverse curriculum. Courses are delivered both in-person and online using an innovative curriculum design that incorporates a variety of instructional modalities.
Want to know the full details about our program?
For admissions criteria, curriculum, clinical education, scholarship opportunities and more, check out our Athletic Training program site.
Faculty with Real-World Experience
Our faculty is enthusiastic and ready to shape you into the athletic trainer you dream of becoming.